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Watershed Watch Letter to Minister in Support of Fish Farm Occupations, Sep 18, 2017

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Watershed Watch sent an open letter to Minister Dominic LeBlanc in support of the peaceful occupation of fish farms by the Musgamagw Dzawada’enuxw, Namgis and Mamalilikulla First Nations in the Broughton Archipelago. Letter to Minister LeBlanc in support of First …

Watershed Watch Letter to Minister McKenna re. Reforms to the Fisheries Act, Sep. 9, 2017

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On August 24, Watershed Watch met with Minister McKenna to discuss the review of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act in Vancouver. We then sent this letter to elaborate on and affirm our comments. PDF: Watershed Watch Letter to Min. Catherine …

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Salmon News Summary – August 25, 2016

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TOP 10 SALMON NEWS STORIES Fraser River sockeye salmon at lowest numbers since records began in 1893, (Georgia Straight, Aug 22 2016) The number of sockeye salmon returning to the Fraser River is expected to hit a record low this summer. …

DFO-Minister Tootoo Briefing Documents Released

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Document prepared by DFO for Minister of Fisheries Hunter Tootoo (recently released under the Access to Information Act) provide insight about how the Feds look at fisheries–from economics to conservation, aboriginal rights to aquaculture. It’s basically an introductory backgrounder on DFO, …

Video: Stan Proboszcz’s presentation on gravel mining at the Water Wealth Project’s Lunch & Learn

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Watershed Watch Fisheries Biologist, Stan Proboszcz, gave a presentation on gravel mining at the Water Wealth Project’s first Lunch & Learn.   Watch live streaming video from waterwealthproject at livestream.com   Gravel mining in the Fraser Valley has long been …